It’s finally long weekend and the weather is hot hot hot! A heat warning remains in effect for much of Alberta including the central Alberta area. 

Day time temperatures between 30 to 34 degrees are expected with overnight lows in the mid-teens until Sunday. On Monday and Tuesday, (September 5 and 6) temperatures are expected to cool off a little to the mid-twenties. Finally, on Wednesday and Thursday, we may see some rain. 

During this hot weather, Environment Canada recommends the following:

  • Schedule outdoor activity for the cooler hours of the day 
  • Take frequent breaks from the heat
  • Drink lots of water
  • Do not leave children and pets in a closed vehicle for any length of time

To stay up to date with the weather forecast, click here.